Mr. Montagnese is the President & CEO of Licking Memorial Health Systems. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in business administration with a concentration in accounting from Wittenberg University and a Master of Healthcare Administration from The Ohio State University. Additionally, he is a certified public accountant and a member of the Ohio Society of CPA’s and the Healthcare Financial Management Association.
Serving on a number of boards which include the Ohio Hospital Association (OHA), Treasurer of the Big Brothers Big Sisters Foundation Board, Treasurer of the Salvation Army Advisory Board, First Federal Savings and Loan, The Works, the Newark Campus Development Fund, and Our Futures in Licking County. Mr. Montagnese is also a member of the Newark Rotary Club.
Special recognition includes being named to the Forty Under 40 list by Columbus Business First in 2007, and the John W. Alford Memorial Award in 2009. Rob and his wife, Lauren reside in Pataskala with their children Ashley, Robby, and Brady.